Compare Hays vs Peninsula BETA

See how working at Hays vs. Peninsula compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Hays vs. Peninsula. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Hays

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Peninsula

Employee Ratings

  • Hays scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Peninsula scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3823 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1049 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Peninsula employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.8
Peninsula employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.8
Peninsula employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
87%
87%Alistair R. Cox
Hays employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Peninsula employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Peninsula Ceo Peter Done
81%
81%Peter Done
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Peninsula employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Peninsula employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Hays has 2,796 more total submitted salaries than Peninsula.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruitment Consultant426 Salaries
£23,557/yr
Associate Consultant71 Salaries
£20,542/yr
Manager50 Salaries
£34,232/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
HR- Consultant11 Salaries
£32,490/yr
Consultant10 Salaries
£36,206/yr
Business Development Manager23 Salaries
£33,311/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Pro at Hays.
  • "Employment law" was the most mentioned Pro at Peninsula.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Hays.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Con at Peninsula.
Pros
Pros
"Career progression"(in 161 reviews)
"Work hard play"(in 157 reviews)
Pros
"Employment law"(in 51 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 48 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 495 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 141 reviews)
Cons
"Fast paced"(in 43 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 19 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Associate Recruitment Consultant

I have been working at Hays full-time

Pros

Training is excellent in my opinion

Cons

Nothing I can think of right now

"Great Employer"25 Nov 2021

Current Employee - Health and Safety Consultant

I have been working at Peninsula full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

- Working with great colleagues and professionals - Feel supported - Variety of clients

Cons

- Busy role with high targets

Advice to Management

Keep it up

Job Postings

Hays has 37,471 more recently posted open jobs than Peninsula.